Rating:
No votes cast

Bayou Teche Bridge

Photos 

LSU Bridge Rd Bayou Teche Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

Enlarge

BH Photo #144430

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over Bayou Teche on LSU Bridge Road
Location
Iberia Parish, Louisiana
Status
Closed to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 227.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.95521, -91.71528   (decimal degrees)
29°57'19" N, 91°42'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/623968/3314516 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jeanerette
Inventory number
BH 19021 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2006)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 40.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1971)
210

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: added street name and corrected GPS coordinates

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler